BlackBerry announces availability of the BlackBerry Passport in Australia

BlackBerry Passport Redefines Productivity for Mobile Professionals with Boundary-Breaking Design and Features Sydney – October 20, 2014 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced the availability of the all new BlackBerry® Passport in Australia. Featuring a large square touch screen, new QWERTY touch-enabled keyboard and BlackBerry’s latest 10.3 operating system, the […]

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Picard Migrates to BlackBerry 10 Platform

Paris, France – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that France’s leading frozen food retailer and the French favorite store, Picard,  is deploying BlackBerry® Enterprise Service 10 (BES10) and BlackBerry® 10 smartphones. Picard’s migration to BlackBerry’s latest Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution, along with its adoption of BlackBerry […]

MindLink Announces Strategic Reseller Agreement With BlackBerry

MindLink, developer of secure, integrated Enterprise Group Chat applications built for Microsoft™ Lync, is proud to announce its global reseller agreement with BlackBerry. Starting today, MindLink joins the BlackBerry Enterprise ISV Reseller Program, which enables the company’s group chat app to be distributed internationally by BlackBerry sales teams. The demand for secure enterprise chat apps […]

BLACKBERRY STUDY REVEALS PRODUCTIVITY EVOLUTION UNDERWAY; ACHIEVEMENT AND BALANCE CORE TO SUCCESS

Survey finds 67 percent of work/business smartphone end-users are ‘always looking to improve their productivity’ Productivity has been redefined from managing a to-do list to achieving more in their careers, balancing work and personal life, and contributing to their communities and society BlackBerry smartphone users found to be more motivated by achievement than those using […]

BlackBerry Named a Leader in Enterprise Mobile Management

BlackBerry achieves the highest score in the “Strategy” category WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that it has been named a “Leader” in The Forrester Wave(TM): Enterprise Mobile Management, Q3 2014.(1) Forrester Research, Inc. evaluated BlackBerry along with 14 other of the most […]

BlackBerry Narrows Non-GAAP Loss per Share to ($0.02) on Broad-Based Operational Progress in Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 26, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today reported financial results for the three months ended August 30, 2014 (all figures in U.S. dollars and U.S. GAAP, except where otherwise indicated). Q2 Highlights: — Cash and investments balance of $3.1 billion at the end of the […]

Introducing the Porsche Design P’9983 Smartphone from BlackBerry

STUTTGART, GERMANY and DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES–(Marketwired – Sept. 17, 2014) – Porsche Design and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced the new Porsche Design P’9983 smartphone from BlackBerry. The luxury P’9983 smartphone combines the unique stylish design of the iconic and timeless Porsche Design brand with the fluid and […]

BBM Channels Integrates with Social Relationship Platform Hootsuite

Integration enables Hootsuite users to create, moderate and engage with Channel followers WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 16, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) (TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that BBM(TM) Channels can be managed with Hootsuite, allowing social media teams to engage with their Channel followers directly from the Hootsuite dashboard. Hootsuite […]

Sprint Makes Another Move with in-store Sprint Prepaid pricing

On the heels of announcing Sprint’s Family Share Pack, The $60 Unlimited Plan and most recently, the new Data Boost plans from Boost Mobile, Sprint is looking again to create true value for customers regardless of how they choose to purchase their wireless service. Sprint introduced “Sprint As You Go” in 2012 to provide customers […]

AIESEC Canada’s Executive Team Uses BlackBerry Z30 Smartphones to Take Collaboration and Productivity to the Next Level

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 15, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, and AIESEC Canada today announced that they’re working together to help AIESEC Canada’s executive team stay connected, collaborative and productive as they lead the international leadership-development organization. Over the next 12 months AIESEC Canada’s seven-person executive team will be […]

BlackBerry to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal 2015 Results on Friday, September 26th, 2014

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 12, 2014) – BlackBerry(R) (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) will be reporting results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 on September 26th, 2014. A conference call and live webcast will be held beginning at 8 am ET, which can be accessed by dialing 1-888-503-8168 or by logging on at http://ca.blackberry.com/company/investors/events.html. A replay of the […]

BlackBerry Acquires Movirtu to Improve Adoption of BYOD and COPE

New solution enables “split billing” for iOS, Android and BlackBerry WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 11, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that it has acquired Movirtu, a provider of virtual identity solutions for mobile operators that allows multiple numbers to be active on a single device. This improves […]

BlackBerry announces special offer with Idea 1GB Data Plan

~1GB data plan at Rs. 999/- per year for BlackBerry customers using Idea postpaid connection~ Delhi, India: BlackBerry in association with Idea Cellular has today announced a special offer on 1GB data plan for its customers using Idea postpaid connections. Idea users with BlackBerry OS 7 devices can now avail BIS 1GB 2G plan at just Rs. 83 […]

BlackBerry Launches the BlackBerry Z3 in Singapore

SINGAPORE – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today introduced the new BlackBerry® Z3 smartphone in Singapore. The BlackBerry Z3 will now available to customers through BlackBerry’s authorized carrier, StarHub. For more information, please visit BlackBerry.com/z3. The BlackBerry Z3 smartphone provides BlackBerry users more ways to connect and share, […]

T-Mobile Offers Sprint, Verizon or AT&T customers Unlimited Data free for a year!

Offers free unlimited LTE data upgrade for a full year to Simple Choice customers who bring a Sprint (or Verizon or AT&T) customer over to the Un-carrier BELLEVUE, Washington – August 21, 2014 – Sprint’s customers have suffered much. They’ve endured the Framily.  They’ve endured America’s slowest nationwide LTE network.  And now again, the (ironically […]

It’s a New Day for Unlimited Data from Sprint!

Sprint $60 Unlimited Plan – Unlimited Talk, Text and Data –The Best Value on Unlimited Data $20 Cheaper than T-Mobile; Not Offered by AT&T and Verizon Wireless  OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), August 21, 2014 – It’s a new day for unlimited data in the wireless industry as Sprint (NYSE: S) announces the best unlimited […]

QNX Releases New Version of IEC 62304-Compliant OS for Medical Devices

Helps manufacturers reduce cost and effort of developing devices that require regulatory approval from agencies such as the FDA, MDD, and MHRA OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 15, 2014) – Building on its proven history of providing highly reliable software platforms for safety-critical environments, QNX Software Systems Limited, a subsidiary of BlackBerry, today announced a new […]

BlackBerry Appoints Dr. Sandeep Chennakeshu President of BlackBerry Technology Solutions Business Unit

WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 18, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today that it has named Dr. Sandeep Chennakeshu to lead a new business unit to be called BlackBerry Technology Solutions, or BTS. The BTS business unit comprises BlackBerry’s innovative technology assets, including: QNX (embedded software), Project Ion (Internet […]

BlackBerry partners with TRA on app development in the UAE

UAE, Dubai – BlackBerry Limited, (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a world leader in mobile communications, today announced that it is collaborating with the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) to support the mGovernment initiative outlined and defined by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. BlackBerry is […]

Sprint names Marcelo Claure as new CEO

Sprint has just named Marcelo Claure as the new President and CEO. Claure is a current board member and head of wireless distributor Brightstar. We would also like to note that it appears the Sprint is retracting their bid for T-Mobile this according to the Wall Street Journal. OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), August 06, 2014 […]